Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

ActivHeal Aquafiber

Advanced Medical Solutions


A soft, conformable, highly absorbent dressing that converts into a soft clear gel when in contact with wound exudate. Contains a reinforcing layer between two layers of absorbent fibres to improve the integrity of the dressing when it is wet, so that it can be removed intact.


Moderately to heavily exuding wounds including pressure ulcers, venous leg ulcers, diabetic ulcers, cavity wounds, postoperative surgical wounds, and superficial and partial-thickness burns. Can also be used to control minor bleeding in superficial wounds.


Not indicated to control heavy bleeding


5x5cm, £0.63; 10x10cm, £1.50; 15x15cm, £2.82; 2x42cm (rope), £1.84

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